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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Liverpool
Town
Liverpool
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
62832
Current location

Beneath entrance arch
Liverpool Cathedral
St James' Mount
Liverpool
Liverpool
Merseyside
L1 7AZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 353 893
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone Cenotaph with black fossil marbles. The top of the cenotaph forms a glazed case lined with a cloth of gold to contain a Roll of Honour. The corners of the bronze frame show small kneeling figures of a soldier, sailor, airman and a marine.
Inscription
(Unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 40000
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40000
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Hopton Wood
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • ANGLICAN CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF CHRIST
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
The Cathedral
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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